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Adam Shortt fonds

  • CA ON00239 2147
  • Fonds
  • 1879-1931

The fonds consists of correspondence, articles, diaries, subject files, news clippings, scrapbooks, photographs, manuscript notes and notebooks. Adam Shortt's involvement with Queen's University, his work as Chairman of the Civil Service Commission, his work as first Chairman of the Board of Historical Publications of the Public Archives, his active career as a public speaker, and his creative output are all reflected in the papers. There is also a large series of autographs that Shortt collected over the course of his life.

Shortt, Adam, 1859-1931

Alexander Grant Dexter fonds

  • CA ON00239 2142
  • Fonds
  • 1899-1961

The fonds consists of correspondence, memoranda, diaries, material by and about J.W. Dafoe, subject files, scrapbooks and miscellaneous pamphlets. The correspondence files, arranged chronologically, contain memoranda of confidential interviews on Canadian politics, trade, the economy, external affairs, defence. Often these memoranda are in the form of letters or vice versa, so the two have been filed together. The Diaries written by Grant Dexter in 1938-39 while he was in England touch on many aspects of Canadian External Affairs.

Dexter, Alexander Grant, 1896-1961

Canadian Locomotive Company Heritage Society fonds

  • CA ON00239 3215
  • Fonds
  • 1850-1988

The fonds consists of centenary of company, photographs and technical drawings, information on the history of the company, employees and on locomotives.

Canadian Locomotive Co. Heritage Society

Charles Mair fonds

  • CA ON00239 2026a & Map 28
  • Fonds
  • 1857-1930

The fonds consists of correspondence, manuscripts including biographical and critical articles about Mair, notebooks, diaries, news clippings which include critiques of Mair's work, scrapbooks and photographs. Personal material includes legal and financial papers. There is also a Fur Trader's Notebook and Diary obtained by Mair the collector.

Mair, Charles, 1838-1927

Daniel Fowler fonds

  • CA ON00239 2201 & F3 C3.9
  • Fonds
  • 1810-1884

The fonds consists of a photocopy of a manuscript autobiography, 2 unidentified group photographs and sixteen prints by J. D. Harding, who was Fowler's teacher.

Fowler, Daniel, 1810-1894

Donald Cameron MacDonald fonds

  • CA ON00239 2151 & 2325 & 3214.1 & 3736.5 & 5024 & 5133 & 5146.2 & MI77
  • Fonds
  • 1932-1999

The fonds consists of correspondence relating to Donald Cameron MacDonald's resignation from the leadership of the New Democratic Party in 1970, his resignation from the Legislature in 1982 and the Ontario New Democratic Party Hydro Task Force. The research notes, which were used for the preparation of his newspaper articles (1982-1987) contain material on many of the most important issues in Ontario politics during this period. The files on hydro illustrate the numerous problems (environmental, economic and technical) encountered by the province during the first half of the 1980's. The files of writings contain an extensive collection of his newspaper articles and book reviews written from 1977 to 1989. The fonds also includes an instructional video, produced by the [Ontario] Legislative Assembly Broadcast and Recording Service, and hosted by Donald C. MacDonald, entitled "The Ontario Elections Finances Act: An Introduction", (April 1987).

MacDonald, Donald C., 1913-

Donald Swainson fonds

  • CA ON00239 5112.5
  • Fonds
  • 1958-1998

The fonds consists of correspondence, subject files, published and unpublished material, clippings, course notes, speeches and an audio recording of Dr. Swainson's lectures. The material represents his academic work and other scholarly interests, particularly his specialized knowledge on Canadian Confederation history with an emphasis on the life and times of Sir John A. MacDonald.

Swainson, Donald, 1938-1998

Ellen Adams fonds

  • CA ON00239 2123
  • Fonds
  • 1952-1969

The fonds consists of minutes of meetings, reports relating to the formation of the New Democratic party, reports and speeches covering the Ontario N.D.P. Convention, 1968 and the federal N.D.P. Convention, 1969, financial statements and publicity materials for the party and party candidates including brochures, songsheet and two photographs.

Adams, Ellen C., 1925-1982

Emma Wetmore (Bliss) Roberts fonds

  • CA ON00239 2029
  • Fonds
  • 1854-1937

The fonds consists of correspondence, notebooks belonging to Emma Wetmore (Bliss) Roberts and her grandson, Athelston Roberts, son of Sir Charles G.D. Roberts, poems, news clippings, drawings and photographs.

Roberts, Emma Wetmore, fl. 1854-1913

Fairfield family collection

  • CA ON00239 2193b
  • Fonds
  • 1827-1889

The fonds consists of books used in part by Fairfield family for account books : James Macfarlane and Company account and letterbook of Kingston Chronicle, 1832-1834; Cataraqui Bridge Company letterbook, 1827-1830; daybook for cut stone business, 1889; bank book of Herman Fairfield with Merchants' Bank of Canada, 1869.

Fairfield (family)

Federation of Canadian Artists fonds

  • CA ON00239 2049
  • Fonds
  • 1941-1955

The fonds consists of correspondence, bulletins, reports, briefs, invoices, constitution and news clippings. Correspondents include Lawren Harris, Frederick Taylor, H.G. Kettle, Elizabeth Wynwood and Andre Bieler.

Federation of Canadian Artists

Frances K. Smith fonds

  • CA ON00239 3726.1
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1922]-1980

The fonds consists of correspondence, photographs, news clippings, and art exhibition catalogues. It contains a great deal of material relating to Andre Biler and other Canadian artists.

Smith, Frances K.

Frits Timan Canadian Locomotive Company collection

  • CA ON00239 5002.7
  • Fonds
  • 1954-1969

The collection consists of specifications, architectural drawings and photographs of Diesel Locomotives built by the Canadian Locomotive Company in Kingston.

Timan, Johan Fredrick, 1927-1996

Frontenac County Loyal Orange Lodges fonds

  • CA ON00239 2068
  • Fonds
  • 1857-1969

The fonds consists of minutes 1948-59, correspondence 1934-1969, bills 1964-69; Perth Road Lodge #1042 minutes and roll book 1878-1920; Sydenham Lodge #444 minutes and roll book 1857-1946, accounts 1930-1968; annual membership returns including Perth Road, Sydenham, Tichborne #1038, Mountain Grove #982, Arden #562, Harlow #2370, Petworth #1080, 1933, 1939-61, 1969.

Frontenac County Loyal Orange Lodges

George M.A. Grube fonds

  • CA ON00239 2122
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1930]-1967

The fonds consists of correspondence, pamphlets and other printed material largely relating to his political activities with the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation and the NDP.

Grube, George M.A., b. 1899

George Monro Grant fonds

  • CA ON00239 2172 & mf 593-596 & mf 783
  • Fonds
  • 1860-1902

The fonds consists of correspondence, memoranda and printed material. Most of the material relates to Queen's University. Includes manuscript in ink written on both sides of three pieces of birchbark concerning religious questions and gospel meeting held at Sharbot Lake, Ont., a letterbook for the period 1868-1873, relating to the finances of Grant's church in Halifax (volume 1); correspondence relating to the biography of Principal Grant by his son, W.L. Grant, 1902-1904 (volume 13). Letters from Grant to several well-known figures including Andrew Drummond, C.J. Low, Charles Mair, Sandford Fleming, Alexander Morris, Alfred E. Lavell, William Snodgrass and James Williamson.

Grant, George Monro, 1835-1902

Grand Opera House Company of Kingston Limited fonds

  • CA ON00239 2042
  • Fonds
  • 1899-1919

The fonds consists of correspondence, legal documents, accounts, bound volumes and miscellaneous papers relating to the theatre from its organization in 1899 to its liquidation in 1919. Included in the fonds is the document of incorporation in 1899 signed by Oliver Mowat.

Grand Opera House Company of Kingston Limited

Kingston Junior Chamber of Commerce fonds

  • CA ON00239 3770
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1945]-1980

The fonds consists of correspondence, minutes, miscellaneous records, and scrapbooks.There s a small amount of material on the Jaycettes, the women's branch of the group.

Kingston Junior Chamber of Commerce

Kingston Music Club fonds

  • CA ON00239 2041.5 & 2285.15
  • Fonds
  • 1929-1984

This fonds consists of membership lists, correspondence, and programmes relating to annual business meetings of the Kingston Music Club.

Kingston Music Club

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